Get a Manual or Automatic Folding Arm Awning in Melbourne

Folding arm retractable awnings help to extend outdoor living spaces that can be used to relax or dine in, or for entertaining guests. They act as an additional covering that helps to control any heat or sun exposure the area receives, as well as offering protection from rain and wind.

Fantastic Blinds & Shutters stocks both manual crank and motorised folding arm retractable awnings that are quick and easy to operate. If you’re looking for an automatic folding arm awning in Melbourne, we also offer optional sun, rain or wind sensors for our awnings. These sensors enable the awnings to automatically reposition themselves depending on the conditions, providing unparalleled convenience. Enquire with our experts today to find a suitable solution for your property.

Enjoy Sun & Shade

Retractable awnings from Fantastic Blinds & Shutters are an ideal choice for creating shaded space when needed, allowing you to enjoy either sun or shade depending on your preferences. They’re most particularly suitable for patios, balconies, swimming pools, terrace homes and café environments.

Strong & Durable

Fantastic Blinds & Shutters offers folding arming awnings that are strong and durable, meaning you can rely on them to withstand Melbourne’s often unpredictable weather conditions. We make both our manual and motorised folding arm awning products with heavy-duty arms that stay strong in the wind so you can depend on them for years to come.

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For a limited time we are offering a 35% discount on our roller shutters. Get in touch with us today, so that we can discuss your requirements for your new blinds or shutters.

Call Now to Learn More

If you’re looking to buy a folding arm awning in Melbourne, contact our friendly and knowledgeable sales team by calling (03) 8820 3999. Our expert consultants will be happy to provide you with a quote and offer you low-cost manual or motorised folding arm retractable awnings that meet your needs.
Our Process


One of our design consultants will work with you to understand your requirements and will help you choose the right materials and solution that suits your space.



We will provide an exact quote that covers the cost of manufacturing & installing your new shade system. Any additional charges will be discussed prior to commencing any work.


Check Measurements

Once the quote has been approved, we will drawings and/or 3D renders using the colours, patterns, materials and dimensions you've chosen with your consultant.



When you have approved the designs, we will manufacture your shade system using state of the art technology in our Melbourne workshop according to your specifications.


Delivery & Installation

Our experienced technicians will book a suitable time with you to deliver and install your window covering or shade system while adhering to high professional standards.



Our technicians will give you a quick demonstration on how to use your new window covering and/or shade system. This includes using any automation app or motorized systems



You are now the proud owner of the best window coverings and/or shade systems so enjoy your updated space while shielding yourself from the harsh Melbourne conditions.

Our Guarantees

At Fantastic We Want You to Be Certain That You're Making the Right Choice in Window Furnishing. Read Our Guarantees to Learn More About Why We're the Perfect Choice to Supply and Install Your New Plantation Shutters.

7 Years Warranty on All of Our Products

We guarantee, should any structural failure occur within 7 years that we will repair your shutters or blinds.

Perfect-Fit Guarantee Outstanding Workmanship

We guarantee that your new shutters or blinds will fit 100% perfectly onto your windows.

Explore Our Jobs

Our experienced installation team will determine the best structure and brackets for fitting the awnings. We believe in "MEASURE TWICE, MAKE ONCE". Our check measure process eliminates 99% of mistakes. We proudly present a less than 0.2% fault rate for a continuous 5 years.

Customers Review

Thank you to all at Fantastic Blinds. Very happy with our plantation shutters. Great service and great price. Will definitely be recommending to family and friends.

Matt Thomas

Jessica is so accommodating and easy to communicate. The blinds were installed 1 week earlier...we really like our new blinds which look amazing...will highly recommend Fantastic Blinds...cheers David

David Jin

Absolutely transformed my house, inside and out, looks amazing, with no fuss service, and great job by the fitter.

Colin McNamara

Frequently Asked Questions

Folding arm retractable awnings can withstand strong winds up to 50km an hour. For peace of mind, we recommend getting a motion sensor that will detect strong winds, starting automatic retraction of the motorised retractable awning.

Yes. Fantastic Blinds & Shutters offers motorised folding arm awnings for Melbourne homes.

The usual lifespan of the awning fabrics we use is between 10-15 years. All of our products come with a 15 year warranty and can be very easily replaced.

Most of these awnings are made out of acrylic, canvas or mesh. We can recommend what material would be best for your home when you get in touch with us.

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